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<p>A man, whose last name is Hou (L), climbs outside a window with a knife, as his mother (C) and a plain clothes policeman look on, in Anshan, Liaoning province, China, August 26, 2013. Hou held his mother captive in his apartment before climbing out of the window and threatening to cut himself. After several hours, he was controlled by policemen who managed to enter the house from another window with the help of his mother, local media reported. REUTERS/Stringer</p>

A man, whose last name is Hou (L), climbs outside a window with a knife, as his mother (C) and a plain clothes policeman look on, in Anshan, Liaoning province, China, August 26, 2013. Hou held his mother captive in his apartment before climbing out...more

A man, whose last name is Hou (L), climbs outside a window with a knife, as his mother (C) and a plain clothes policeman look on, in Anshan, Liaoning province, China, August 26, 2013. Hou held his mother captive in his apartment before climbing out of the window and threatening to cut himself. After several hours, he was controlled by policemen who managed to enter the house from another window with the help of his mother, local media reported. REUTERS/Stringer

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<p>Palestinians carry the body of Jihad Aslan during his funeral at Qalandiya Refugee Camp near the West Bank city of Ramallah August 26, 2013. Israeli troops shot dead three Palestinians, including Aslan, and wounded about a dozen in an early morning raid on Monday to arrest a suspected militant in a refugee camp near Jerusalem, Palestinian medical sources told Reuters. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside</p>

Palestinians carry the body of Jihad Aslan during his funeral at Qalandiya Refugee Camp near the West Bank city of Ramallah August 26, 2013. Israeli troops shot dead three Palestinians, including Aslan, and wounded about a dozen in an early morning...more

Palestinians carry the body of Jihad Aslan during his funeral at Qalandiya Refugee Camp near the West Bank city of Ramallah August 26, 2013. Israeli troops shot dead three Palestinians, including Aslan, and wounded about a dozen in an early morning raid on Monday to arrest a suspected militant in a refugee camp near Jerusalem, Palestinian medical sources told Reuters. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside

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<p>Waura Indians wrestle during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 25, 2013. This year the Waura tribe honoured their late cacique (chief) Atamai, who died in 2012, for his work creating the Xingu Park and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians.   REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino</p>

Waura Indians wrestle during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 25, 2013. This year the Waura tribe honoured their late...more

Waura Indians wrestle during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 25, 2013. This year the Waura tribe honoured their late cacique (chief) Atamai, who died in 2012, for his work creating the Xingu Park and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

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<p>Bishop-General Macarius, a Coptic Orthodox leader, walks around the burnt and damaged Evangelical Church in Minya governorate, about 245 km (152 miles) south of Cairo, August 26, 2013. Egypt's Coptic Christians, who make up 10 percent of its 85 million people, have coexisted with the majority Sunni Muslims for centuries. Violence erupted periodically, especially in the impoverished south, but the attacks on churches and Christian properties earlier this month are the worst in years. REUTERS/Louafi Larbi</p>

Bishop-General Macarius, a Coptic Orthodox leader, walks around the burnt and damaged Evangelical Church in Minya governorate, about 245 km (152 miles) south of Cairo, August 26, 2013. Egypt's Coptic Christians, who make up 10 percent of its 85...more

Bishop-General Macarius, a Coptic Orthodox leader, walks around the burnt and damaged Evangelical Church in Minya governorate, about 245 km (152 miles) south of Cairo, August 26, 2013. Egypt's Coptic Christians, who make up 10 percent of its 85 million people, have coexisted with the majority Sunni Muslims for centuries. Violence erupted periodically, especially in the impoverished south, but the attacks on churches and Christian properties earlier this month are the worst in years. REUTERS/Louafi Larbi

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<p>A man rows a boat in the flooded waters of river Ganges under a bridge in the northern Indian city of Allahabad August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash</p>

A man rows a boat in the flooded waters of river Ganges under a bridge in the northern Indian city of Allahabad August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash

A man rows a boat in the flooded waters of river Ganges under a bridge in the northern Indian city of Allahabad August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash

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<p>A former Maoist rebel is offered tika by his family members as they celebrate his integration as a lieutenant into the national army, as part of the peace deal, at Nepal Military Academy in Kharipati in Bhaktapur August 26, 2013. This is the final step for the integration process of Maoist rebels into the national army. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar</p>

A former Maoist rebel is offered tika by his family members as they celebrate his integration as a lieutenant into the national army, as part of the peace deal, at Nepal Military Academy in Kharipati in Bhaktapur August 26, 2013. This is the final...more

A former Maoist rebel is offered tika by his family members as they celebrate his integration as a lieutenant into the national army, as part of the peace deal, at Nepal Military Academy in Kharipati in Bhaktapur August 26, 2013. This is the final step for the integration process of Maoist rebels into the national army. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

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<p>Performers dance with a police officer at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth</p>

Performers dance with a police officer at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Performers dance with a police officer at the Notting Hill Carnival in west London August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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<p>Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke perform "Blurred Lines" during the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards in New York August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson</p>

Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke perform "Blurred Lines" during the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards in New York August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke perform "Blurred Lines" during the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards in New York August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

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<p>Players chase the ball during the river soccer match in Bourton-on-the-Water, central England, August 26, 2013. Played annually for over a century, two teams of six made from the local side Bourton Rovers play a thirty minute soccer game in the River Windrush. REUTERS/Darren Staples</p>

Players chase the ball during the river soccer match in Bourton-on-the-Water, central England, August 26, 2013. Played annually for over a century, two teams of six made from the local side Bourton Rovers play a thirty minute soccer game in the River...more

Players chase the ball during the river soccer match in Bourton-on-the-Water, central England, August 26, 2013. Played annually for over a century, two teams of six made from the local side Bourton Rovers play a thirty minute soccer game in the River Windrush. REUTERS/Darren Staples

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<p>Relatives mourn the deaths of two Palestinians shot dead by Israeli troops, at a hospital in the West Bank city of Ramallah August 26, 2013. Israeli troops on Monday shot dead two Palestinians and wounded more than a dozen in an early morning raid to arrest a suspected militant in a refugee camp near Jerusalem, Palestinian medical sources told Reuters. An Israeli police spokesman said a clash erupted when border police carrying out an arrest raid were confronted by Palestinians who threw firebombs and rocks at them. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman</p>

Relatives mourn the deaths of two Palestinians shot dead by Israeli troops, at a hospital in the West Bank city of Ramallah August 26, 2013. Israeli troops on Monday shot dead two Palestinians and wounded more than a dozen in an early morning raid to...more

Relatives mourn the deaths of two Palestinians shot dead by Israeli troops, at a hospital in the West Bank city of Ramallah August 26, 2013. Israeli troops on Monday shot dead two Palestinians and wounded more than a dozen in an early morning raid to arrest a suspected militant in a refugee camp near Jerusalem, Palestinian medical sources told Reuters. An Israeli police spokesman said a clash erupted when border police carrying out an arrest raid were confronted by Palestinians who threw firebombs and rocks at them. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

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<p>Workers demolish a privately-built villa, surrounded by imitation rocks, on the rooftop of a 26-storey residential building in Beijing August 26, 2013. A Chinese property owner has started dismantling the elaborate villa built illegally, complete with a garden, on top of a Beijing apartment block after complaints from his neighbors and a government warning to tear it down. On August 12 authorities demanded that Zhang Biqing, the villa's builder, demolish it within 15 days, calling it an illegal structure after residents complained to the local government. REUTERS/Stringer</p>

Workers demolish a privately-built villa, surrounded by imitation rocks, on the rooftop of a 26-storey residential building in Beijing August 26, 2013. A Chinese property owner has started dismantling the elaborate villa built illegally, complete...more

Workers demolish a privately-built villa, surrounded by imitation rocks, on the rooftop of a 26-storey residential building in Beijing August 26, 2013. A Chinese property owner has started dismantling the elaborate villa built illegally, complete with a garden, on top of a Beijing apartment block after complaints from his neighbors and a government warning to tear it down. On August 12 authorities demanded that Zhang Biqing, the villa's builder, demolish it within 15 days, calling it an illegal structure after residents complained to the local government. REUTERS/Stringer

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<p>A poster recommending the use of condoms is pictured inside an illuminated so-called 'sex box' during a media preview at a sex drive-in west of Zurich August 26, 2013. A year after voters backed the plan to ban street street walkers from the city centre in a bid to make prostitution safer for both sex workers and customers, the sex drive-in will be officially opened later today. After passing a check-in gate drivers, who must be alone in their vehicles, follow a marked route, negotiate a rate with one of the 40 prostitutes stationed there and drive on to one of nine partially enclosed wooden booths to have sex. The facility includes a social room, toilets and showers for the working women, who have to buy a 'worker ticket' each evening. Panic alarms are also installed in the wooden sheds. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann</p>

A poster recommending the use of condoms is pictured inside an illuminated so-called 'sex box' during a media preview at a sex drive-in west of Zurich August 26, 2013. A year after voters backed the plan to ban street street walkers from the city...more

A poster recommending the use of condoms is pictured inside an illuminated so-called 'sex box' during a media preview at a sex drive-in west of Zurich August 26, 2013. A year after voters backed the plan to ban street street walkers from the city centre in a bid to make prostitution safer for both sex workers and customers, the sex drive-in will be officially opened later today. After passing a check-in gate drivers, who must be alone in their vehicles, follow a marked route, negotiate a rate with one of the 40 prostitutes stationed there and drive on to one of nine partially enclosed wooden booths to have sex. The facility includes a social room, toilets and showers for the working women, who have to buy a 'worker ticket' each evening. Panic alarms are also installed in the wooden sheds. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

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<p>Syria's President Bashar al-Assad speaks during an interview with a Russian newspaper in Damascus, in this handout photograph distributed by Syria's national news agency SANA on August 26, 2013. REUTERS/SANA/Handout via Reuters</p>

Syria's President Bashar al-Assad speaks during an interview with a Russian newspaper in Damascus, in this handout photograph distributed by Syria's national news agency SANA on August 26, 2013. REUTERS/SANA/Handout via Reuters

Syria's President Bashar al-Assad speaks during an interview with a Russian newspaper in Damascus, in this handout photograph distributed by Syria's national news agency SANA on August 26, 2013. REUTERS/SANA/Handout via Reuters

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<p>A fish jumps near where a pelican is swimming on Narrabeen Lake on a winters day in Sydney August 26, 2013. Sydney is experiencing one of the warmest winters on records with average maximum temperatures of 19.5 degrees Celsius (35 degrees Fahrenheit), according to the Australian Bureau of Meteorology. REUTERS/David Gray</p>

A fish jumps near where a pelican is swimming on Narrabeen Lake on a winters day in Sydney August 26, 2013. Sydney is experiencing one of the warmest winters on records with average maximum temperatures of 19.5 degrees Celsius (35 degrees...more

A fish jumps near where a pelican is swimming on Narrabeen Lake on a winters day in Sydney August 26, 2013. Sydney is experiencing one of the warmest winters on records with average maximum temperatures of 19.5 degrees Celsius (35 degrees Fahrenheit), according to the Australian Bureau of Meteorology. REUTERS/David Gray

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<p>Manchester United's Wayne Rooney (L) challenges Chelsea's John Terry during their English Premier League match at Old Trafford in Manchester, northern England August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Phil Noble</p>

Manchester United's Wayne Rooney (L) challenges Chelsea's John Terry during their English Premier League match at Old Trafford in Manchester, northern England August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Manchester United's Wayne Rooney (L) challenges Chelsea's John Terry during their English Premier League match at Old Trafford in Manchester, northern England August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Phil Noble

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<p>Lady Gaga (2nd R) dances to Justin Timberlake's performance during the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards in New York August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson</p>

Lady Gaga (2nd R) dances to Justin Timberlake's performance during the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards in New York August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Lady Gaga (2nd R) dances to Justin Timberlake's performance during the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards in New York August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

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<p>A U.N. chemical weapons expert gathers evidence at one of the sites of an alleged poison gas attack in the southwestern Damascus suburb of Mouadamiya August 26, 2013. The United Nations said on Monday it was still possible for the U.N. team of chemical weapons experts to gather evidence necessary to investigate last week's alleged gas attack despite the lapse of time. REUTERS/Ahmad Alshami</p>

A U.N. chemical weapons expert gathers evidence at one of the sites of an alleged poison gas attack in the southwestern Damascus suburb of Mouadamiya August 26, 2013. The United Nations said on Monday it was still possible for the U.N. team of...more

A U.N. chemical weapons expert gathers evidence at one of the sites of an alleged poison gas attack in the southwestern Damascus suburb of Mouadamiya August 26, 2013. The United Nations said on Monday it was still possible for the U.N. team of chemical weapons experts to gather evidence necessary to investigate last week's alleged gas attack despite the lapse of time. REUTERS/Ahmad Alshami

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<p>Palestinian tunnel workers rest inside a smuggling tunnel dug beneath the Gaza-Egypt border in the southern Gaza Strip August 26, 2013. Egyptian security forces have stepped up a crackdown campaign on smuggling tunnels between Egypt and the Gaza Strip since July, Hamas officials said. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem</p>

Palestinian tunnel workers rest inside a smuggling tunnel dug beneath the Gaza-Egypt border in the southern Gaza Strip August 26, 2013. Egyptian security forces have stepped up a crackdown campaign on smuggling tunnels between Egypt and the Gaza...more

Palestinian tunnel workers rest inside a smuggling tunnel dug beneath the Gaza-Egypt border in the southern Gaza Strip August 26, 2013. Egyptian security forces have stepped up a crackdown campaign on smuggling tunnels between Egypt and the Gaza Strip since July, Hamas officials said. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

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<p>A civilian is comforted at a site hit by what activists said was shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's Fardous neighborhood August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Molhem Barakat</p>

A civilian is comforted at a site hit by what activists said was shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's Fardous neighborhood August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Molhem Barakat

A civilian is comforted at a site hit by what activists said was shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's Fardous neighborhood August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Molhem Barakat

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<p>Real Madrid's Isco (R) battles for the ball with Granada's Pape Diakhate during their Spanish first division match at Los Carmenes stadium in Granada August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Jon Nazca</p>

Real Madrid's Isco (R) battles for the ball with Granada's Pape Diakhate during their Spanish first division match at Los Carmenes stadium in Granada August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Real Madrid's Isco (R) battles for the ball with Granada's Pape Diakhate during their Spanish first division match at Los Carmenes stadium in Granada August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

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<p>A worker pastes up an election poster showing Rainer Bruederle, the top candidate of the liberal Free Democratic Party (FDP) in the upcoming German general elections, in Berlin, August 26, 2013. German voters will take to the polls in a general election on September 22. REUTERS/Thomas Peter</p>

A worker pastes up an election poster showing Rainer Bruederle, the top candidate of the liberal Free Democratic Party (FDP) in the upcoming German general elections, in Berlin, August 26, 2013. German voters will take to the polls in a general...more

A worker pastes up an election poster showing Rainer Bruederle, the top candidate of the liberal Free Democratic Party (FDP) in the upcoming German general elections, in Berlin, August 26, 2013. German voters will take to the polls in a general election on September 22. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

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<p>Venus Williams celebrates after her victory over Kirsten Flipkens of Belgium at the U.S. Open in New York, August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Segar</p>

Venus Williams celebrates after her victory over Kirsten Flipkens of Belgium at the U.S. Open in New York, August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Venus Williams celebrates after her victory over Kirsten Flipkens of Belgium at the U.S. Open in New York, August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Segar

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<p>Soldiers of the People's Liberation Army's guard of honour hold flags in front of Beijing's Tiananmen Square during the official welcoming ceremony for Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing August 26, 2013. Nikolic is on a five-day visit to China. REUTERS/Petar Kujundzic</p>

Soldiers of the People's Liberation Army's guard of honour hold flags in front of Beijing's Tiananmen Square during the official welcoming ceremony for Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing August 26,...more

Soldiers of the People's Liberation Army's guard of honour hold flags in front of Beijing's Tiananmen Square during the official welcoming ceremony for Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing August 26, 2013. Nikolic is on a five-day visit to China. REUTERS/Petar Kujundzic

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<p>A Waura Indian woman and child walk in front of a vehicle during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 24, 2013. This year the Waura tribe honoured their late cacique (chief) Atamai, who died in 2012, for his work creating the Xingu Park and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians.   REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino</p>

A Waura Indian woman and child walk in front of a vehicle during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 24, 2013. This year the...more

A Waura Indian woman and child walk in front of a vehicle during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 24, 2013. This year the Waura tribe honoured their late cacique (chief) Atamai, who died in 2012, for his work creating the Xingu Park and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

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